Main Contact Person at Phoenix:

Ph. LawCiaran Moynagh

Main Office: Belfast, Northern Ireland. Does strategic litigation in London
Phone: 028 9032 8383


Ciaran Moynagh is one of Northern Ireland’s leading equality, human rights and family lawyers and a partner at Phoneix Law. He is also a regular media commentator on legal issues and court proceedings.

Areas of Expertise

  • Ciaran led attempts to challenge the introduction of the Human Trafficking and Exploitation Act 2015 which criminalised sex workers.
  • He has also helped challenge a decision to prosecute a mother who procured abortion pills for her daughter in Northern Ireland.
  • He also acts on behalf of a same-sex couple who married in England and are demanding their union being fully recognised in Northern Ireland